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Correction: Atlanta Mayor-Press Club story

2 hours ago   |   Washington Times

ATLANTA - In some versions of a story June 18 about Atlanta's mayor talking about the city's reputation, The Associated Press misspelled the first name of former President...
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Twitter Users Honor Juneteenth On Its 154th Anniversary

Twitter Users Honor Juneteenth On Its 154th Anniversary

4 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

Former President Barack Obama celebrated Juneteenth and the continued "fight for justice and equality" in the U.S. in a tweet.
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Biden says he and Obama ‘knew' that Trump ‘didn't think he was going to win' in 2016

5 hours ago   |   Washington Examiner

Former Vice President Joe Biden recently told a group of donors that both he and former President Barack Obama "knew" that President Trump didn't think he was going to win the...
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EPA defies climate warnings, gives coal plants a reprieve

8 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Despite scientists' increasingly urgent warnings, the Trump administration ordered a sweeping about-face Wednesday on Obama-era efforts to fight climate change...
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Trump administration rolls out coal-friendly climate rule

Trump administration rolls out coal-friendly climate rule

14 hours ago   |   Politico   |   3 articles

The Trump administration on Wednesday issued its long-awaited replacement for former President Barack Obama's most ambitious climate change regulation, rolling back rules in an...
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Trump EPA close to gutting Obama rule on coal power plants

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration is close to completing one of its biggest rollbacks of environmental rules, replacing a landmark Obama-era effort that sought to wean the...
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Obama ties could burn Joe Biden in 2020 bid

1 day ago   |   Washington Times

Democratic presidential hopefuls have been reluctant to attack Joseph R. Biden Jr. over his eight years with President Barack Obama, but voters in early primary states say it's...
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Two Reasons Trump's Holding a 2020 Kickoff Rally Tonight

Two Reasons Trump's Holding a 2020 Kickoff Rally Tonight

1 day ago   |   Politico

President Donald Trump is going to an Orlando rally tonight to officially commence his 2020 reelection campaign. Why is he making such a big deal about his reelection? you say...
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McConnell on reparations for slavery: Not a 'good idea'

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he is against reparations for slavery in part because it would be hard to know whom to pay. The Kentucky Republican...
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11 Quotes From Barack Obama That All Dads Should Hear

11 Quotes From Barack Obama That All Dads Should Hear

5 days ago   |   The Huffington Post

“Every father bears a fundamental obligation to do right by their children,” the former president said.
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Biden refuses to apologize for remarks about segregationists

Biden refuses to apologize for remarks about segregationists

A defiant Joe Biden on Wednesday refused to apologize for citing two Southern segregationist senators as people with whom he had major disagreements but still “got things done”... Read more ...

De Blasio splits with Ocasio-Cortez on 'concentration camps'

De Blasio splits with Ocasio-Cortez on 'concentration camps'

Mayor Bill de Blasio said Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was wrong to describe the Trump administration's migrant detention facilities as “concentration camps.” “Of course she... Read more ...

Ta-Nehisi Coates Calls Out Mitch McConnell At House Hearing On Slavery...

Ta-Nehisi Coates Calls Out Mitch McConnell At House Hearing On Slavery Reparations

Coates' 2014 Atlantic essay "The Case for Reparations" is largely credited with bringing discussion of reparations back into the national spotlight. Read more ...

Bernie slams Democrats' 'corporate wing' as it warms to Warren

Bernie slams Democrats' 'corporate wing' as it warms to Warren

Bernie Sanders on Wednesday lashed out at the “corporate wing of the Democratic Party,” seizing on a report that centrists in the party are coming around to Elizabeth Warren as... Read more ...

Fed Ponders When To Cut Interest Rates

Fed Ponders When To Cut Interest Rates

There's an unusual air of suspense surrounding the Federal Reserve's policy meeting, with the possibility that the central bank could cut rates for the first time in nearly 11... Read more ...

Trump administration rolls out coal-friendly climate rule

Trump administration rolls out coal-friendly climate rule

The Trump administration on Wednesday issued its long-awaited replacement for former President Barack Obama's most ambitious climate change regulation, rolling back rules in an... Read more ...

Second ex-Hassan staffer charged in doxing case

Second ex-Hassan staffer charged in doxing case

A second former aide to Sen. Maggie Hassan was charged in federal court Wednesday with evidence tampering and aiding and abetting computer fraud in connection with a scheme... Read more ...

Biden cites two segregationists to show how he 'got things done' in Senate

Biden cites two segregationists to show how he 'got things done' in Senate

Former Vice President Joe Biden named two Southern segregationist senators as examples of people with whom he had major disagreements but still "got things done" in the Senate... Read more ...

Trump Administration Weakens Climate Plan To Help Coal Plants Stay Open

Trump Administration Weakens Climate Plan To Help Coal Plants Stay Open

The Trump administration is replacing one of President Obama's signature plans to address climate change. It could help some coal-fired power plants, but likely won't slow the... Read more ...

Trump Deals Final Blow To Clean Power Plan, Obama's Signature Climate Policy

Trump Deals Final Blow To Clean Power Plan, Obama's Signature Climate Policy

The EPA unveiled its final proposal for the Affordable Clean Energy rule. Read more ...